bump up

phrasal verb
bumped up; bumping up; bumps up

Definition of bump up

informal
: to move (something or someone) to a higher level, position, rank, etc. Prices are being bumped up. They're bumping her up to district manager.

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“Bump up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bump%20up. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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